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Story of Soorasamharam Festival

Story of Soorasamharam Festival     Based on Skanda Purana, the demons under the leadership of Surapadma, Simhamukha and Tarakasura defeated the Devas and took over the earth. They started harassing the human beings and there was Adharma all around.   Lord Brahma, the demi-gods and humans prayed to Lord Shiva to intervene and to …

Soorasamharam Date 2018

Soorasamharam Date 2018     The date of Soorasamharam based on Tamil Calendar. Soorasamharam, or Surasamharam, is the penultimate day of Skanda Shasti fasting. Soorasamharam date is 13th November 2018. The popular belief is that Lord Muruga killed Soorapadman with his ‘Vel’ and this divine act is known as Soorasamharam. On the day, devotees celebrate …

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